Player Fantasy Projection
Justin Hunter 2016 Fantasy Projection And Ranking
Justin Hunter Bio & Career Stats
Position: Wide Receiver
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Additional Bio Information
Birth Date: ,
Virginia Beach, VA
Ocean Lakes HS [Virginia Beach, VA]
Drafted: 2013 Tennessee Titans
(Round: 2 #34)
|Justin Hunter 2016 Fantasy Projection
||*Avg Games Played
||2015 Fantasy Ranking
|2016 Bye Week
||Head Coach Change
||**Coming Off Injury
||Depth Chart Change
||Higher Fantasy Avg then League
||Harder Schedule in 2016
||Better Defenses in 2016
||Better Pass Defenses in 2016
||Better Against Sub 500 Teams
|Justin Hunter Previous Years Stats
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|Justin Hunter 2016 Fantasy Analysis
Justin Hunter has been below his fantasy projection 2 out of 3 years. His best fantasy WR ranking was #67 in 2013.
Hunter fell below his previous year fantasy game average last year.
, and he was ranked the 192nd most consistent player overall.
Career Experience Outlook:
Hunter is entering his 4th year in the NFL. Over the past 15 years, on average, WRs in their 4th year have seen a decrease in fantasy pts per game of 0.02 from their 3rd year.
Throughout his career Hunter has averaged 1.11 fantasy pts per game less than the league WR average. The average fantasy pts per game by WRs in 2015 was 4.23.
Depth Chart Change:
No Change in Depth Chart. Coming off an Injury.
Based on prior performance, a change in roster skilled positions projects a lower fantasy average of (0.41) pts per game for Hunter. At the Running Back/Full Back position: Antonio Andrews (2015 Avg: 5.98 Pts/Game) is no longer starting and DeMarco Murray (2015 Avg: 8.53 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. At the Wide Receiver position: Rishard Matthews (2015 Avg: 5.75 Pts/Game) has been added to the starting lineup. Along the Offenisve Line: Andy Gallik and Quinton Spain are no longer starting, Byron Bell and Beau Brinkley have left the team, Jeremiah Poutasi is now starting and Brian Schwenke and Jack Conklin have been added to the starting lineup.
Based on the winning percentage of the teams on the schedule Hunter played last year (104 - 104 - 0 0.500%) were more difficult compared to the teams on the schedule for the upcoming season (99 - 109 - 0 0.476%), but last season's teams gave up more points (4,923) compared to this season's teams (4,792) so this could mean less fantasy points.
Performance Against Sub 500 Teams:
Hunter had a lower fantasy avg (1.60 pts/game) against winning teams last year compared to teams with a losing record (2.29 pts/game), and with a less difficult schedule for the upcoming season it could be a indication of a better fantasy season.
From a defensive standpoint, Hunter will face defenses that are stronger this year (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 16.54 - 3 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses) compared to last season (Avg. Total Yards Against Ranking: 17.08 - 5 Top 10 Defenses and 2 Top 5 Defenses), and last season's teams gave up more passing yards (248 yds/game including 1 Top 10 Defense and 1 Top 5 Defense) compared to this season's teams (237 yds/game including 5 Top 10 Defenses and 1 Top 5 Defense).
In Season Trends:
Throughout his career Hunter has been a slow starter, but has had his best 4 game stretch during the third quarter of the year (4.54 pts per game), followed by the 4th quarter (4.35 pts per game), 2nd quarter (3.26 pts per game) and 1st quarter (2.79 pts per game). His best weekly fantasy average has been in week 12 (10.33 pts per game), week 5 (6.43 pts per game) and week 8 (4.20 pts per game), and his worst weekly average has been in week 7 (0.58 pts per game), week 13 (0.68 pts per game) and week 2 (1.50 pts per game).